1983 Australian Open
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|1983 Australian Open|
|Date:||29 November - 11 December|
|Category:||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Location:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Venue:||Kooyong Lawn Tennis Club|
|Mark Edmondson / Paul McNamee|
|Martina Navratilova / Pam Shriver|
|Jamie Harty / Desmond Tyson|
|Bernadette Randall / Kim Staunton|
The 1983 Australian Open was a tennis tournament played on grass courts at the Kooyong Stadium in Melbourne in Victoria in Australia. It was the 72nd edition of the Australian Open and was held from 29 November through 11 December 1983.
- • It was Wilander's 2nd career Grand Slam singles title and his 1st title at the Australian Open.
- • It was Navratilova's 8th career Grand Slam singles title and her 2nd title at the Australian Open.
- It was Edmondson's 4th career Grand Slam title and her 4th Australian Open title. It was McNamee's 4th and last career Grand Slam title and his 2nd Australian Open title.
- It was Navratilova's 23rd career Grand Slam title and her 5th Australian Open title. It was Shriver's 6th career Grand Slam title and her 2nd Australian Open title.
- The competition was not held between 1970 and 1986.
1982 Australian Open
|Australian Open||Succeeded by
1984 Australian Open
1983 US Open
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by
1984 French Open